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Amphibians of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Brackish frog

Binomial name: Fejervarya moodiei, Edward Harrison Taylor, 1920

Fejervarya moodiei is a species of frog in the Dicroglossidae family.

It has in the past been often mixed with Fejervarya cancrivora; its distribution is not well known but includes the Philippines (its type locality is Manila, Luzon), Thailand, Hainan Island (China), and India. Its natural habitats are freshwater marshes and intermittent freshwater marshes.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Amphibia
Order
Anura
Family
Dicroglossidae
Genus
Fejervarya
Species
Fejervarya moodiei

Common names

  • English:
    • Brackish frog
    • Moodie's crab-eating frog

Synonyms

  • Rana moodiei, Edward Harrison Taylor (1920)

Conservation status

Data Deficient (IUCN3.1)

Data Deficient (IUCN3.1)

Distribution map of Brackish frog, Fejervarya moodiei in Thailand

Range map of Fejervarya moodiei in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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